Jogger discovers dead woman inside car

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PENNTOWN, Ind. (WISH) – A jogger running along State Road 46 west discovered a woman who died in a car crash on Monday morning.

24-Hour News 8’s news partners at The Batesville Herald-Tribune report that Indiana State Police located a 2008 Toyota Corolla had crashed on the road’s north side. The vehicle hit some trees before coming to a rest in a ditch.

Kristen Duncan, 48, the driver of the car was found dead inside the vehicle. Police say Duncan ran off the roadway Sunday night around 11. It was unclear why her car left the roadway. A homeowner nearby said she heard a sound around that time, but assumed it was fireworks.

The crash was under investigation as of Tuesday afternoon. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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